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    Research conducted by Dr. Jim Mansoor and colleagues from UC Davis has contributed to a new drug treatment for idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis, a deadly lung disease for which previously there has been no treatment outside of a lung transplant more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/May-August-2014/Physical-Therapy-professor’s-research-leads-to-new-treatment-of-deadly-lung-disease.html

    The 55th Annual PAA Distinguished Alumni Awards Ceremony on May 31 honored four alumni and an outstanding Pacific family  more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/May-August-2014/Pacific-Alumni-Association-recognizes-outstanding-alumni.html

    A vacation from school won’t be a vacation from learning for 40 low-income children participating in Stockton Summer United, a summer literacy program that launches this week at south Stockton’s Sierra Vista Homes and Conway Homes housing developments. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/May-August-2014/Stockton-unites-to-boost-summer-reading-among-low-income-children.html

    With Pacific McGeorge School of Law's new Legislative and Public Policy Clinic, there's a new source of proposed laws in the state Capitol: McGeorge law students. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/May-August-2014/Legislative-Clinic-advances-five-new-bills-in-California-State-Legislature.html

    Crews will begin moving dirt on Tuesday, June 10, from the site of the former Amos Alonzo Stagg Memorial Stadium as construction continues on the new athletics complex more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/May-August-2014/Dirt-on-the-move.html

    Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry has recently forged new partnerships and cross-cultural exchange initiatives in the Middle East more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/May-August-2014/Pacific-Dental-School-Celebrates-New-International-Ties-with-Dental-Educators.html
    Pacific remembers Maya Angelou

    Students, staff, faculty and alumni reflect on the legacy of Dr. Maya Angelou, who delivered an unforgettable convovation address to the University of the Pacific Class of 1993 on Commencement weekend. The renowned author, artist and activist passed away this week at age 86. more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/May-August-2014/It’s-given-to-us-to-live-but-once.html
    New website, new CD and new fellow at Brubeck Institute

    The jazz institute recently launched a new website, formally released a new CD and announced that a new Brubeck Fellow would be joining the Brubeck Institute Jazz Quintet in the fall more

    http://www.pacific.edu/About-Pacific/Newsroom/2014/May-August-2014/New-website-new-CD-and-new-fellow-at-Brubeck-Institute.html